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Address: Cusco, Peru
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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$86.00*
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Half-Day Temples and Cusco City Tour
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$85.00*
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Private Cusco City Tour Including Main Archaeological Sites
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$39.00*
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Cusco Afternoon City Tour

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This was a short walk from our Hostal Wara Wara is an easy hike up.Hire a guide at the entrance,Price is negotiable . Now remember if they do a great job to tip acordinly.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
John H
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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was a short walk from our Hostal Wara Wara is an easy hike up.Hire a guide at the entrance,Price is negotiable . Now remember if they do a great job to tip acordinly.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a delight in Cusco with history around its construction which our guide told us took 90 years!! Must visit

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Valparaiso, Chile
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Spaniards built most of colonial Cusco using the magnificent Architectual stonework from this site. The site is definitely worth a visit. It is immense. Bring a local guide!

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Haymarket, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This site is really very near the city center of Cusco, making access very easy. The ride from town is also interesting as it provides an up-close view of the "real" Cusco. The site itself is remarkable - actually it is an engineering marvel. Each of the boulders has been shaped perfectly to fit exactly with the adjoining boulders. The... More 

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Oceanside, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

One of the highlights of my trip. I was fortunate to be traveling on an archeological tour. The geologist on our tour pointed out several reason the site was so incredible - I rank it as interesting as Machu Picchu.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I think people always underestimate this place. For me it was amazing to get to a place, a religious place at first and then a fortress, built with giant stones. I decided not to hire a guide for this tour it was just me and my book about the place, that and keeping close to a group was enough for... More 

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Whitchurch-Stouffville, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We walked up to this site from the Main square and it was a great uphill walk. The site was clean and very interesting. It gives you a great view of the whole city of Cusco. On our way down we bought freshly squeezed orange juice from a local vendor and it was so refreshing and delicious.

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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We hired a guide for the tour of Sacsayhuman (pronounced Sexy Woman) & it was very informative. Well worth the taxi ride.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a short guided tour around the site. We were amazed by the size of the stones and how this was possible to build without any modern machines. The walk through the park is nice and it is lovely to breathe in the fresh air. Good place to go with children and you get the opportunity to pet an alpaca.

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Sydney
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Similar construction and efforts required to create this unique design above the former Capital City of the Incas! Well-presented for historical reading, and the conservation efforts should continue to be supported. It is an important site, and well worth the visit.

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